Hindi translation of soften
softenPowered by COBUILD /ˈsɒfən, Am ˈsɔːf- ˈसॉफ़न् Am ˈसॉफ़्-/
Word forms: softens, softening, softened
Definitions and Translations
1. transitive or intransitive verb
If something is softened, it becomes less hard or firm.
नर्म करना/नर्म होना
⇒ Fry for about 4 minutes, until the onion has softened.
2. transitive verb
If one thing softens the impact or the damaging effect of another thing, it makes it seem less severe.
(किसी दुष्प्रभाव को) हल्का बना देना
3. transitive or intransitive verb
If you soften your position or your position softens, you become more sympathetic and less critical.
नर्म रवैया अपनाना/नर्म पड़ना
⇒ He said that the government was ready to soften its position on this issue.
If you soften someone up, you put them into a good mood before asking them to do something. [informal]
⇒ They only treated you well to soften you up.
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Example Sentences Including 'soften'
To soften the effect of her words, Pamela reached across the table.Final Resort
`Then think up some more bedroom games to soften his brain.The Endless Game
Then gradually, as he watched, her expression began to soften and her breathing grew calmer.Grace
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Translation of soften from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary